ATLANTA, GEORGIA •
At the annual convention of the American Psychiatric Association in Atlanta, Georgia, diverse organizations including the Nation of Islam, NAACP, Black Lives Matter, 10,000 Fearless Men and Concerned Black Clergy joined CCHR (Citizens Commission on Human Rights) in a demonstration to demand the ban
CLEARWATER, FLORIDA •
100 foodies eagerly await an evening of gourmet food and drink—and all for a worthy cause. Proceeds from the 4th Annual Fort Harrison Chef’s Showcase will fund programs that benefit deserving Tampa Bay children.
TEL AVIV, ISRAEL •
Architect Ayelet Mallis is designing a different kind of structure these days—one that will support the future for the youth of her country. meetscn_ayeletm For Ayelet Mallis, an Israeli architect and mother of two grown children, becoming a Scientologist was a turning point in her life.
TSHWANE, SOUTH AFRICA •
Foundation for a Drug-Free World Africa says “Yes.” Tshwane Mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa hosted the Tshwane Anti-Substance Abuse Movement Launch in Saulsville Township near Attridgeville in April.
KUMAMOTO, JAPAN •
When two freak earthquakes within two days devastated Kumamoto prefecture on the southernmost island of Japan, Scientology Volunteer Ministers responded.
SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA •
Church of Scientology Sacramento chose the truth about marijuana as the theme of their World Health Day open house and forum. The Church supports one of the world’s largest nongovernmental drug education initiatives.
NORTH GREENWOOD, FLORIDA •
Volunteers from the Church of Scientology and The Way to Happiness Association of Tampa Bay join North Greenwood residents in another neighborhood cleanup. Volunteers from the Church of Scientology are proud to play a role in lowering the North Greenwood crime rate.
A new model tutoring center, the Applied Scholastics Community Learning Center of Clearwater, joins a growing number of programs, schools and educational facilities throughout the world that utilize the Study Technology developed by L. Ron Hubbard. The Clearwater center was made possible through generous contributions from members of the International Association of Scientologists (IAS).
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA •
Los Angeles hit-and-run victim Damien Kevitt is spearheading a movement to make the streets of Los Angeles safe for everyone. He thanks everyone who has backed his campaign for making a difference—hit-and-run crime was down by 16 percent in Los Angeles last year.
SEATTLE, WASHINGTON •
This year’s World Happiness Report calls for a secular moral code to sustain people in living good lives — Exactly what The Way to Happiness has to offer. Volunteers from the Church of Scientology were surprised to find the activity they planned for this year’s U.N.
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM •
Reaching their communities with factual information about drugs, French and Belgian Scientologists back the drug prevention strategy of the 59th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs of the U.N.
ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA •
Citizens Commission on Human Rights St. Petersburg in Russia continues campaign to educate students, educators and medical professionals on the harmful effects of psychiatric drugs with a private screening of the documentary Dead Wrong: How Psychiatric Drugs Can Kill Your Child.
HAMBURG, GERMANY •
Through information stands and drug prevention open house events, the Church of Scientology is committed to reaching the youth of Hamburg with the truth about drugs.
VANCOUVER, CANADA •
Teams from the Church of Scientology Vancouver hit the streets to spread the message—“Say No to Drugs.”
ATLANTA, GEORGIA •
With a commitment to fight drugs, crime and human rights abuse, the Church’s spiritual technology is welcomed by Southern hospitality.
ZURICH, SWITZERLAND •
Ariane Schaer credits Scientology with her new self-confidence and the ability to pursue her goals as she sees fit. Anyone watching the lovely blond singer/dancer perform on stage would never imagine she was shy.
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA •
A freak landslide in Chile that killed at least 280 last October illustrates the need for disaster preparedness and the value of Scientology Volunteer Minister training. Disaster preparedness is an urgent necessity—this is the theme of World Civil Defense Day, commemorated annually March 1.
DOTTIKON, SWITZERLAND •
Swiss artist unlocks his creativity to develop a fanciful view of life.